- Pier 1 Imports announces closure of its Bismarck store. The retailer opened its Bismarck store in October 1992. Previously, in 1976, a Pier 1 “Associate Store” operated at 112 N 5th Street between roughly 1976-1978.
- Demolition of the former Kelly Inn commences. It closed in February 2019.
- Kmart closes in February. The store opened in 1971.
- Kirkwood Mall announces plans to repurpose about 40,000 square feet of the former Herberger’s space into three restaurants: Chick-fil-A, Five Guys, and Blaze Pizza. Herberger’s – an original anchor – closed in 2018.